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Chemical Structure of 2-Hexylphenol (C12H18O)

Identification of 2-Hexylphenol Chemical Compound

2D chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol
Chemical Formula C12H18O
Molecular Weight 178.27072 g/mol
IUPAC Name 2-hexylphenol
SMILES String CCCCCCc1ccccc1O
InChI InChI=1S/C12H18O/c1-2-3-4-5-8-11-9-6-7-10-12(11)13/h6-7,9-10,13H,2-5,8H2,1H3
InChIKey ABMULKFGWTYIIK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

Chemical Structure Description

A chemical structure of a molecule includes the arrangement of atoms and the chemical bonds that hold the atoms together. The 2-Hexylphenol molecule contains a total of 31 bond(s). There are 13 non-H bond(s), 6 multiple bond(s), 5 rotatable bond(s), 6 aromatic bond(s), 1 six-membered ring(s) and 1 aromatic hydroxyl(s).
Images of the chemical structure of 2-Hexylphenol are given below:

2D chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol
2-dimensional (2D) chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol
3D chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol
3-dimensional (3D) chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol

The 2D chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol is also called skeletal formula, which is the standard notation for organic molecules. The carbon atoms in the chemical structure of 2-Hexylphenol are implied to be located at the corner(s) and hydrogen atoms attached to carbon atoms are not indicated – each carbon atom is considered to be associated with enough hydrogen atoms to provide the carbon atom with four bonds.

The 3D chemical structure image of 2-Hexylphenol is based on the ball-and-stick model which displays both the three-dimensional position of the atoms and the bonds between them. The radius of the spheres is therefore smaller than the rod lengths in order to provide a clearer view of the atoms and bonds throughout the chemical structure model of 2-Hexylphenol.


An Interactive 3-dimensional (3D) Visualization of 2-Hexylphenol

For a better understanding of the chemical structure, an interactive 3D visualization of 2-Hexylphenol is provided here.

The 2-Hexylphenol molecule shown in the visualization screen can be rotated interactively by keep clicking and moving the mouse button. Mouse wheel zoom is available as well – the size of the 2-Hexylphenol molecule can be increased or decreased by scrolling the mouse wheel.

The information of the atoms, bonds, connectivity and coordinates included in the chemical structure of 2-Hexylphenol can easily be identified by this visualization. By right-clicking the visualization screen, various other options are available including the visualization of van der Waals surface and exporting to a image file.


Additional Information for Identifying 2-Hexylphenol Molecule

  • SMILES (Simplified Molecular-Input Line-Entry System) string of 2-Hexylphenol

    The SMILES string of 2-Hexylphenol is CCCCCCc1ccccc1O, which can be can be imported by most molecule editors for conversion back into two-dimensional drawings or three-dimensional models of the 2-Hexylphenol.

  • Structure Data File (SDF/MOL File) of 2-Hexylphenol

    The structure data file (SDF/MOL File) of 2-Hexylphenol is available for download in the SDF page of 2-Hexylphenol, which provides the information about the atoms, bonds, connectivity and coordinates of 2-Hexylphenol. The 2-Hexylphenol structure data file can be imported to most of the cheminformatics software systems and applications.

  • Chemical formula of 2-Hexylphenol

    The molecular formula of 2-Hexylphenol is available in chemical formula page of 2-Hexylphenol, which identifies each constituent element by its chemical symbol and indicates the proportionate number of atoms of each element.

  • Molecular weight of 2-Hexylphenol

    The molecular weight of 2-Hexylphenol is available in molecular weight page of 2-Hexylphenol, which is calculated as the sum of the atomic weights of each constituent element multiplied by the number of atoms of that element in the molecular formula.

  • Other names (synonyms) or registry numbers of 2-Hexylphenol

    The 2-Hexylphenol compound may be called differently depending on the various different situations of industrial applications. Below are the list of the other names (synonyms) of 2-Hexylphenol including the various registry numbers, if available:

    • 2-Hexylphenol
    • o-Hexylphenol
    • Phenol, 2-hexyl-
    • PHENOL, o-HEXYL-
    • 3226-32-2
    • hexylphenol
    • 2-n-Hexylphenol
    • Phenol, 2-hexyl- (9CI)

2-Hexylphenol Identification Summary Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  • What’s the chemical formula of 2-Hexylphenol?

    C12H18O
  • How many atoms and what are the elements included the 2-Hexylphenol molecule?

    31 atom(s) – 18 Hydrogen atom(s), 12 Carbon atom(s) and 1 Oxygen atom(s)
  • How many chemical bonds and what kind of bonds are included the 2-Hexylphenol structure?

    31 bond(s) – 13 non-H bond(s), 6 multiple bond(s), 5 rotatable bond(s), 6 aromatic bond(s), 1 six-membered ring(s) and 1 aromatic hydroxyl(s)
  • What’s the 2-Hexylphenol’s molecular weight?

    178.27072 g/mol
  • What’s the SMILES code of 2-Hexylphenol?

    CCCCCCc1ccccc1O
  • What’s the InChI string of 2-Hexylphenol?

    InChI=1S/C12H18O/c1-2-3-4-5-8-11-9-6-7-10-12(11)13/h6-7,9-10,13H,2-5,8H2,1H3
  • What’s the InChIKey code of 2-Hexylphenol?

    ABMULKFGWTYIIK-UHFFFAOYSA-N

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